2 Cores, 4 Threads @2.8 GHz, Sandy Bridge.
Release date ≤ Q4 2013.


2 Cores, 4 Threads @3.1 GHz, Broadwell.
Release date ≈ Q2 2015.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 12,379 user samples
11,023 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 63% Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 41% Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 41% Great: 63%
SPEED RANK: 588th / 1307
Gaming 56%
Desktop 63%
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
1,356 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 67% Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 44% Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 44% Great: 67%
SPEED RANK: 498th / 1307
Gaming 60%
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
55.9 % 60.3 % Slightly faster effective speed.
Avg. Memory Latency
79.9 Pts +0% 79.7 Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
76.1 Pts 93 Pts Faster single-core speed.
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
129 Pts 161 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
187 Pts 238 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
189 Pts 242 Pts Faster octa-core speed.
OC Memory Latency
90.4 Pts +0% 90.2 Pts
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
91.1 Pts 106 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
162 Pts 194 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
222 Pts 272 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
223 Pts 273 Pts Faster OC octa-core speed.
Market Share
Based on 42,079,147 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.03 % Insanely higher market share.
0 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
52 % +2% 51 %
88+ Months 71+ Months More recent.
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
223 Pts 275 Pts Faster OC 64-core speed.
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
189 Pts 244 Pts Faster 64-core speed.
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q4'11 Q1'15
4 MB SmartCache 4 MB
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
AVX SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
32 nm 14 nm
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
N/A $426.00
Max Turbo Frequency
Max Turbo Frequency
3.5 GHz 3.4 GHz
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
5 GT/s DMI 5 GT/s DMI2
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR3 1066/1333 DDR3L 1333/1600, LPDDR3 1600/1866
Memory Bandwidth
Max Memory Bandwidth
21.3 GB/s 25.6 GB/s
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 3000 Intel® Iris™ Graphics 6100
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
650 MHz 300 MHz
Graphics Output
Graphics Output
# of Displays Supported
# of Displays Supported ‡
2 3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.3 GHz 1.1 GHz
Package Size
Package Size
37.5mm x 37.5mm (rPGA988B); 31mm x 24mm (BGA1023) 40mm x24mm x 1.3mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography
Graphics and IMC Lithography
32 nm 14nm
vPro Tech
Intel® vPro™ Technology ‡
Yes No
Trusted Execution Tech
Intel® Trusted Execution Technology ‡
Yes No
PCI Express Configurations
PCI Express Configurations ‡
1x16, 2x8, 1x8 2x4 4x1, 2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
16 12

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